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Modeling and visualization of tsunamis: Mediterranean examples. (English) Zbl 1310.76042
Kundu, Anjan (ed.), Tsunami and nonlinear waves. Some papers based on the presentations at the international meeting, Calcutta, India, March 6–10, 2006. Berlin: Springer (ISBN 978-3-540-71255-8/hbk). 273-283 (2007).
Summary: There are numerous earthquakes and tsunamis that occurred in Eastern Mediterranean and are documented in historical records. Hellenic Arc is one of the important tsunami source regions in Eastern Mediterranean. In order to assess and visualize the tsunami propagation in the Eastern Mediterranean from the sources along Hellenic Arc, a new tsunami simulation/visualization software NAMI DANCE is used. In this study, five different tsunami cases related to selected rupture characteristics are used in modeling application. The results and comparisons are presented with discussions.
For the entire collection see [Zbl 1132.76002].
MSC:
76B15 Water waves, gravity waves; dispersion and scattering, nonlinear interaction
76M27 Visualization algorithms applied to problems in fluid mechanics
86A05 Hydrology, hydrography, oceanography
Software:
NAMI DANCE
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